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  1. Depression

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    For example, decreased sex drive (libido), difficulty getting an erection, delayed orgasm, and impaired ejaculation have been reported as side-effects in some people taking tricyclic antidepressan...

  2. Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)

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    The usual treatment for BDD is either a talking therapy (cognitive behavioural therapy, or CBT) or a specific type of antidepressant medicine. Sometimes a combination of CBT plus an antid...

  3. Neuropathic Pain

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    Tricyclic antidepressant medicines An antidepressant medicine in the tricyclic group is a common treatment for neuropathic pain.

  4. Postherpetic Neuralgia

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    However, these are unlikely to ease PHN very much in most cases. Antidepressant medicines An antidepressant medicine in the tricyclic group is a common treatment for PHN.

  5. Agoraphobia

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    It is best to persevere if you are prescribed an antidepressant medicine. Antidepressants are not tranquillisers and are not usually addictive. , cognitive behavioral therapy a...

  6. Depression - first steps to tailored treatment?

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    I certainly never suggest starting antidepressants without exploring the non-drug options first. Antidepressants can - quite literally - be life-savers. , Depression Anti-Depressa...

  7. Menopause and its Management

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    There is no good evidence that antidepressants improve the low mood that is associated with the menopause. Alternatives to HRT Some women consider alternatives to HRT to combat clima...

  8. Menopause - Alternatives to HRT

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    SSRIs and SNRIs Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are a class of antidepressant medicine . They include paroxetine , fluoxetine , escitalopram and citalopram . , menopa...

  9. Phobias

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    The most effective treatment is cognitive behavioural therapy. Antidepressant medication also helps in many cases. What are the symptoms of phobia? If you come near to, or into contact w...

  10. Depression in Pregnancy

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    They are sometimes combined with antidepressant medication. Antidepressants No antidepressant is considered completely safe in pregnancy, if for no other reason that m...

  11. Obsessive-compulsive Disorder (OCD)

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    The usual treatment for OCD is: Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT); or Medication, usually with a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant medicine; or A ...

  12. Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

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    A non-SSRI antidepressant called venlafaxine has also been found to be helpful. Antidepressants take 2-4 weeks before their effect builds up and can take up to three months.

  13. Anxiety

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    An option then is to take an antidepressant long-term. The attacks are less likely to return once you stop antidepressants if you have had a CBT course. , social phobia anxiety co...

  14. Postnatal Depression

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    Self-help groups are good at providing encouragement and support, as well as giving advice on how best to cope. Antidepressants Antidepressant medication is often prescribed fo...

  15. Depression

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    Fluoxetine is the antidepressant of choice for children and young people. It is the only antidepressant licensed for this use. , depression cognitive behavioral therapy ssri anti...

  16. Nortriptyline tablets

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    About nortriptyline Type of medicine A tricyclic antidepressant Used for Treatment of depression Available as Tablets Nortriptyline belongs to a group of m...

  17. Doxepin capsules

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    About doxepin Type of medicine A tricyclic antidepressant Used for The treatment of depression Available as Capsules Doxepin belongs to a group of medicine...

  18. Amitriptyline

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    About amitriptyline Type of medicine A tricyclic antidepressant Available as Tablets and oral liquid medicine Amitriptyline belongs to a group of medicines known a...

  19. Depression in Children and Adolescents

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    A Cochrane review showed there is limited evidence that combination therapy with psychological interventions and antidepressants is more effective than just antidepressants [ 5 ] . ...

  20. Antenatal Mental Health Problems

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    Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) [ 6 ] For patients with PTSD  planning a pregnancy or already pregnant, withdraw medication - usually an antidepressant - and offer trauma-f...